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Subject Re: Classpath entry in ant.jar
Date Thu, 28 Feb 2002 16:02:58 GMT
On Thu, 28 Feb 2002, Conor MacNeill wrote:

> Costin,
> Prior to the 1.4.1 release you added a Class-Path entry to the manifest of
> Ant's ant.jar. This is causing some users problems
> Can it be removed or is there another workaround?

Class-Path is needed to allow "java -jar ant.jar" to work. It's 
convenient, since it doesn't require .sh/.bat. The workaround would be to
have a starter like in tomcat that would build a class
loader with what's needed ( parsers, etc ) - i.e. what Class-Path
attribute is doing automatically.

But I'm ok if you remove it, most people use the .sh.


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